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Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-06-2020, 11:38 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 16,862
Posted By Jasper_Boxst
Excellent tips on handling the rails with the...

Excellent tips on handling the rails with the removal. I really appreciate it!

I'm doing a re-dye on my seats and I'm pulling them and bringing them in the house for 4 or 5 days while I do a...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 02-06-2020, 09:22 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 16,862
Posted By Jasper_Boxst
Sorry to resurrect an old thread here but it's...

Sorry to resurrect an old thread here but it's pertinent to disarming the battery.


Anyhow, wondering if the seats in a 986 can easily be removed while the top is up?
Forum: Boxsters and Cayman Cars for Sale or Wanted 12-25-2019, 09:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 363
Posted By Jasper_Boxst
What's also odd is that your post is only showing...

What's also odd is that your post is only showing up to me on 12/25?

I'll PM you
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-20-2019, 08:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 331
Posted By Jasper_Boxst
Thanks JayG. For the rears, the wheels are a...

Thanks JayG. For the rears, the wheels are a 65mm offset. I'm thinking 20mm spacer or even 25mm?
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-20-2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 331
Posted By Jasper_Boxst
Advice on 18x10 / 18x8 rims and tires for 99 Boxster

Looking at some different rims for my 1999 986. I came across a set of 2003 5 spoke with tires.

The rim sizes are 18x8 front and 18x10 rear
The tires are 225 40 18 fronts & 285 35 18 rears.

I...
Forum: Boxsters and Cayman Cars for Sale or Wanted 12-20-2019, 11:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 363
Posted By Jasper_Boxst
WTB Porsche OEM Speedster Humps

Looking for a set (here in the US), Painted or unpainted. Glacier White a plus!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-18-2019, 01:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 268
Posted By Jasper_Boxst
I went and read several period reviews of the...

I went and read several period reviews of the RS60 and each article highlights the changes that were made to the stock Boxster to bring about the "RS60" model. It's basically, the engine, the...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-11-2019, 06:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,440
Posted By Jasper_Boxst
Anyone have a guesstimate on cost for a good...

Anyone have a guesstimate on cost for a good paint job on a set of Humpty humps? (damn, now that song is stuck in my head...)
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-10-2019, 08:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 803
Posted By Jasper_Boxst
I replaced my switch yesterday and I went from...

I replaced my switch yesterday and I went from under the dash. The repair was made more difficult by a red sealant that was placed on top of the set screws and I had to (painfully) chip it away in...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 12-06-2019, 09:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 424
Posted By Jasper_Boxst
Try "flipping" the battery as that might do the...

Try "flipping" the battery as that might do the trick since you mentioned to LED comes on. This resets the processor in the key.
TSB 17/03 9662

2. Restarting the processor.
2.1 Remove battery...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-30-2019, 07:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,166
Posted By Jasper_Boxst
Question for you all... On Pelican's website and...

Question for you all... On Pelican's website and checking the switches. Each switch has the following in the description

"Only for Models with an Original Lock Assembly, # 996 347 017 05 or #...
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-30-2019, 06:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,166
Posted By Jasper_Boxst
Interesting post as here in Norther California...

Interesting post as here in Norther California it's been a fairly warm Fall until the past week where the temps have dropped significantly. I was wondering why my ignition was being so hard to turn....
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-17-2019, 08:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 361
Posted By Jasper_Boxst
Thanks everyone for the responses and simplifying...

Thanks everyone for the responses and simplifying everything!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 11-16-2019, 04:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 361
Posted By Jasper_Boxst
74mm 996 throttle body on a 2.5l engine?

I have a 1999 2.5L Boxster with the (68mm?) cable throttle body. We all hear about the easy gains of HP and torque a larger, 74mm plenum such as IPD can give to the 2.7 and 3.2 engines. I was...
Forum: Boxster & Cayman Detailing Discussion 11-04-2019, 04:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 961
Posted By Jasper_Boxst
Siberspray? Is that recommended for the 17" OEM...

Siberspray? Is that recommended for the 17" OEM twist wheels?

The PO acquired some scratches and a decent scuff on one rim. I'd like to refinish them
on my own if possible.
Forum: New Member Introductions 11-04-2019, 04:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 646
Posted By Jasper_Boxst
Really like the red top on the silver body! ...

Really like the red top on the silver body! Reminds me of the red/silver paint schemes of 1990 Ducati 750 Sport or the MV Agusta F4. Looks good!
Forum: Boxster General Discussions 10-25-2019, 06:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 717
Posted By Jasper_Boxst
Well, my first thought was the regulator was not...

Well, my first thought was the regulator was not getting the signal to drop the window but you wrote that is operating normally. When I use my door handle it's a one-pull operation. There is a...
Forum: New Member Introductions 10-01-2019, 06:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 313
Posted By Jasper_Boxst
I really like the lines of the 924. If I had to...

I really like the lines of the 924. If I had to make a decision between the 924S and the 928? I'd have have made the same choice as you did. One day I would like to have an early (like yours) 928...
Forum: New Member Introductions 10-01-2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 313
Posted By Jasper_Boxst
They weren't exaggerating when they said these cars are amazing!

Greetings from the West Coast...

My name's Jasper and prior to yesterday, I have been lurking this forum and reading and learning as much as I can as I searched for the "right" Boxster. ...
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